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get the sense in reading your work over the years that you are saying technology humanizes classrooms. if i am right about that, tell me why you believe that. >> when people talk about technology or virtual anything, they alwimaginehat wsomeho achying acal -- like amazon.com versus barnes and vulcans orlike the balkan tyhe borg in star trek. we are seeing in classrooms that technology is not used to demonize thelassroom, but to go the other way. we are all sitting there physically with each other but not interacting. we are staring at the chalkboard and one person is lecturing. one student might be bored and one might be lost. the teacher is not getting a lot of feedback. we are saying let's use technology to take some of that off the teachers table so is not about eight lector anymore. it should be about interacting with your friends and the teacher and doing problem- solving. when i was in school, if a friend is having trouble with something and you whispered, you should look at it this way, you should -- you would get reprimanded. why are you talking? they should be working with ea
to affect major changes. >> what good reason is there for not embracing the best of what digital technology offers? i understand people get set in their ways, but we are talking about saving lives and cutting costs. i cannot imagine what the push by would be. the fax i get frustrated because i have seen what happens. -- >> i get frustrated because i have seen what happens. i said, how am i going to get this into reality? basically this is an appeal to consumers, to the public. what we need is this gutenberg moment in medicine. now people can read, because this is on your phone, and there is no reason why most people who can easily get up to speed will drive and no medicine. there are not enough physicians, and the establishment is too rigid to except these profound changes. >> as the patient have any role, any agency he or she can use to drive the future of medicine? tracks let's say you have high blood pressure, which almost 70 million americans have. you can track that better than ever before. it all you have to do is press start, and you are taking charge of an important diagnostic, and
next time for a look at the role of technology and health-care. that is next time. we will see you then. >> there is a saying that dr. king had that said there is always the right time to do the right thing. i try to live my life every day by doing the right thing. we know that we are only halfway to completely eliminating hunger and we have work to do. walmart committed $2 billion to fighting hunger in the u.s. as we work together, we can stamp hunger out. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> be more. pb
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